On behalf of the staff and Board of Directors, we extend our sincere appreciation to all who visited the Patten Lumbermen’s Museum, new friends to the Museum, friends who continue to renew their commitment, financial donors to our Annual Appeal for support, friends and families who attended our fund raising events and the many helpful volunteers which working to improve the quality of your experience at the Patten Lumbermen’s Museum. Thank you!


We rely on your donations; your membership will help preserve Maine history for future generations!
Did you know?
Massive white pine trees, now the Maine state tree, were the #1 choice for the masts on many British and American ships!
The Patten Lumbermen’s Museum operates largely on funds raised through membership dues and donations, which qualify as tax free contributions to a non-profit organization. Friends of the Museum receive the Museum newsletter, a membership card, and a 10% discount on all purchases at the Museum gift shop. Joining the Friends of the Museum is a great way to help preserve the history of the men who lived and logged the great forests of Maine and help pass that history down through the generations.  Becoming a member is easy.  Download and print the membership form [.pdf; 89kb] and return it to us by e-mail or USPS.  Dues and donations can be made by:

  • Sending your donation or dues check with your membership form; or by
  • Donating or paying your dues now with your credit card by using the button below.

Thank you for your support!

The Patten Lumbermen’s Museum | 61 Shin Pond Road | Patten, ME 04765 | (207)528-2650

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